San Francisco Free Days

San Francisco Bay Area Museum Tickets: Free Days, Coupons, Discounts.

Port of San Francisco

The San Francisco Bay Area has some of the best museums and attractions around. Many offer free days. Top picks include California Academy of Sciences, de Young Museum, SFMoMA, Alcatraz Island, Aquarium of the Bay, and Fisherman’s Wharf. But many others provide unique experiences you won’t find anywhere else, like the Cartoon Art Museum and GLBT History Museum.

ALSO SEE: San Francisco sightseeing passes and San Francisco Museums & Attraction Deals.


Tuesday Free Admission

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)Free First Tuesday
de Young MuseumFree First Tuesday
Legion of HonorFree First Tuesday
Yerba Buena Center for the ArtsFree First Tuesday
Conservatory of Flowers - Free First Tuesday
Contemporary Jewish Museum - Free First Tuesday
Cartoon Art Museum - First Tuesday Pay What You Wish Day
San Francisco Botanical Garden – Free Second Tuesday

Wednesday Free Admission

Bay Area Discovery Museum - Free First Wednesday
GLBT History Museum - Free First Wednesday

Thursday Free Admission

Berkeley Art MuseumFree First Thursday
Pacific Film ArchiveFree First Thursday
Pez MuseumFree First Thursday
Classic Toy MuseumFree First Thursday

Sunday Free Admission

California Academy of Sciences - Free Quarterly Sundays
CuriOdyssey - Free First Sundays
Asian Art Museum - Free First Sundays
Oakland Museum of CaliforniaFree First Sundays
Tech Museum of Innovation - Free Second Sundays
San Francisco Botanical Garden - Free Second Sundays
Sonoma Valley Art Museum - Free All Sundays

Always Free Admission

Cable Car Museum
Cantor Arts Center
Eugene O’Neill National Historic Site
Healdsburg Museum & Historical Society
Museum of American Heritage
Museo Italo Americano
Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial
San Francisco Fire Department Museum
San Francisco Botanical Garden (SF locals only)
Marine Mammal Center
Wells Fargo History Museum
Jesse Peter Anthropology Museum